1. Shining A Much-Needed Light On Aboriginal Health Education

    Shining A Much-Needed Light On Aboriginal Health Education

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    Zoe Fitzpatrick is talented member of Menzies HealthLab, she helps to deliver health education programs to remote communities.

  2. Reimagining health education in remote communities

    Reimagining health education in remote communities

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    Pop-up labs have been transformed to encourage healthy lifestyles and teach communities about how to stay healthy during lock-down and beyond. HealthLAB, a Menzies School of Health Research (Menzies) initiative, is a pop-up lab where you can have an...

  3. ABC News: Impact of services to remote Indigenous communities

    ABC News: Impact of services to remote Indigenous communities

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    A/Prof Heidi Smith-Vaughan, leads a mobile educational training service team in Darwin called Healthlab. She says while coronavirus has restricted travel, social media has opened up access to communities.

  4. NT News | Watch your heart beating

    NT News | Watch your heart beating

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    Report on National Science Week HealthLAB visit to Milingimbi

  5. Media Release | HealthLAB on display during National Science Week

    Media Release | HealthLAB on display during National Science Week

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    Menzies School of Health Research (Menzies) HealthLAB will be in Milingimbi as part of National Science Week.

  6. Discover your new world at Charles Darwin University

    Discover your new world at Charles Darwin University

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    CDU Open Day |Elite athletes from Territory Thunder will visit the Menzies School of Health Research’s mobile HealthLAB

  7. Sport a boost to Menzies Indigenous health research

    Sport a boost to Menzies Indigenous health research

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    Charles Darwin University E-news | Issue 2 Monday, 01 April 2019

  8. $6.57 MILLION TO KICK GOALS FOR YOUTH AND DIABETES HEALTH

    $6.57 MILLION TO KICK GOALS FOR YOUTH AND DIABETES HEALTH

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    $6.57 million in extensive and exciting programs to tackle chronically high levels of Type 2 diabetes, and boost health and wellbeing through sport among Top End and Central Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander youth.

  9. HealthLAB newsletter | July 2018

    HealthLAB newsletter | July 2018

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    Find out what's new with the Menzies HealthLAB team and about upcoming events.

  10. HealthLAB in Australian Geographic

    HealthLAB in Australian Geographic

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    Australian Geographic July - August 2018 promotes HealthLAB National Science Week event at NT Parliament House.

  11. Barunga cuts sugar for festival

    Barunga cuts sugar for festival

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    Festival goers will also get the chance to find out more about the importance of good health and nutrition at the Menzies School of Health Research mobile HealthLAB during the Festival.

  12. Heart Foundation partnership with HealthLAB - NT News

    Heart Foundation partnership with HealthLAB - NT News

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    Heart Foundation partnership with HealthLAB - NT News report

  13. HealthLAB expands educational offering through Heart Foundation partnership

    HealthLAB expands educational offering through Heart Foundation partnership

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    People living in remote NT communities will benefit from an expanded health education offering through a partnership between Menzies and the Heart Foundation.

  14. West Arnhem Wire | HealthLAB in Jabiru

    West Arnhem Wire | HealthLAB in Jabiru

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    The Jabiru community is reminded that the Menzies HealthLAB will be at the Bowali Visitor Centre on Wednesday, August 16 as part of National Science Week 2017.

  15. NT News - Menzies HealthLAB at Parliament House

    NT News - Menzies HealthLAB at Parliament House

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    HealthLAB in Parliament House for Science Week pollies health checks, NT Thunder captain Shannon Rioli calls on the general public to come along.

  16. Mobile health lab aims to reduce chronic disease during National Science Week

    Mobile health lab aims to reduce chronic disease during National Science Week

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    An interactive mobile health laboratory will tour the Top End between 11 and 18 August as part of National Science Week.

  17. Menzies HealthLAB to visit Bowali Visitor Centre

    Menzies HealthLAB to visit Bowali Visitor Centre

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    The Menzies HealthLAB will be at the Bowali Visitor Centre on Wednesday, August 16 as part of National Science Week 2017. Using the latest technology to measure participants’ health and inform them about the impacts of smoking, alcohol misuse and diet, which can increase the risk of diabetes, cancer, kidney disease, obesity and cardiovascular disease.

  18. Ladies Long Lunch | HealthLAB fundraiser

    Ladies Long Lunch | HealthLAB fundraiser

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    Darwin Convention Centre - The 2017 Darwin Ladies Long Lunch will continue the strong health message promoted by the Menzies School of Health, while raising valuable funds to continue this work in our community.

  19. Check-up gives health insight - HealthLAB

    Check-up gives health insight - HealthLAB

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    Darwin Sun | The Menzies School of Health and Research runs HealthLAB, a free initiative that visits public spaces and schools around the NT

  20. Menzies HealthLAB National Science Week Grant

    Menzies HealthLAB National Science Week Grant

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    In August 2017, HealthLAB is planning to travel from the Tiwi Islands in the Arafura Sea across to west Arnhem Land.

  21. Promoting health and wellbeing in remote communities

    Promoting health and wellbeing in remote communities

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    Northern Territory’s transmission and distribution company is helping educate locals about positive lifestyle choices to reduce their risk of developing a chronic disease.

  22. Mobile health lab to visit remote communities

    Mobile health lab to visit remote communities

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    An interactive mobile health laboratory will visit four Northern Territory communities this week as part of National Science Week.

  23. Mobile health lab aims to reduce chronic disease during National Science Week

    Mobile health lab aims to reduce chronic disease during National Science Week

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    An interactive mobile health laboratory will visit four Northern Territory (NT) communities between 15 and 20 August as part of National Science Week, to spark people’s interest in science and health, and demonstrate how lifestyle choices can impact people’s future health.

  24. HealthLAB meets Halkitis

    HealthLAB meets Halkitis

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    Halkitis Bros. invited the Menzies School of Health Research, HealthLAB to visit our concrete plant in June 2015. Personnel from four divisions participated in face-to-face interactions with clinical co-ordinators and trained staff.

  25. Health Lab promotes healthy living in the NT

    Health Lab promotes healthy living in the NT

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    The Health Lab teaches Aboriginal children how to look after their health also look at ways to prevent chronic disease in Aboriginal communities through out the Northern Territory. Dietitian Claire Georga from the Menzies School of Health Researchers works with the kids to promote healthy living allowing them to test their heath to give them a better understanding of what is good for the body and what isn’t.

  26. Lab teaches remote kids healthy living

    Lab teaches remote kids healthy living

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    IN a busy classroom on the Tiwi Islands, teacher's aide Stan blows into a breathalyser measuring carbon dioxide from smoke in the body, almost sending himself off the classroom scale. His students dissolve into laughter.WHEN asked, he sheepishly admits to smoking. "You play footy? You'll run faster if you quit," says a researcher from the Heart Foundation.